Flood resilience measures (FReM)

FReM

Type of measure

NS Responses

Scale

Capacity building of
human resources

A1: Awareness of flood risk

Information

Emergent

Intermediate

Flood maps (Inundation and Risk)

Info material (brochures, public presentations, internet portals etc

Education - Communication

Emergent

Intermediate

Face-to-face learning

Web-based learning

Training

Collaborative platforms

Land use control

A2: Avoidance of the risk where possible

Spatial Planning

Emergent

Catchment

Flood risk adapted landuse

Building regulations

Building codes

Zoning ordinances

Flood preparedness

A3: Alleviation of the effects of the flood

Flood Resistant buildings

Emergent

Local

Wet-proofing

Dry-proofing

Flood action plan (local scale)

Traditional

Local

Infrastructure maintenance

Contingency measures

A4: Assistance in the event of difficulties

Financial Preparedness

Emergent

Catchment

Insurance of residual risk

Reserve funds

Emergency Response:

Traditional

Catchment

Evacuation and rescue plans

Forecasting and warning services

Control Emergency Operations

Emergent

Intermediate

Providence of emergency response staff

Traditional

Intermediate

Emergency infrastructure

Traditional

Intermediate

Allocation of temporary containment structures

Telecommunications network

Transportation and evacuation facilities

Recovery:
Disaster recovery plans, pecuniary provisions of government

Emergent

Intermediate

 

 


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Flood resilience measures
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